My Mom likes to play
Yahoo’s Literati game a lot.
It’s basically networked Scrabble®.
(Note that you may need a Yahoo ID to get into the game)
Today it’s been flaking out.
My Mom thinks it has to do with a recent update she did for Yahoo Pager, which she and I use to chat.
I looked around for an alternaative, and found
An interesting thing about Literaxx is that there is a
(a Windows-only .exe, although it looks like it’s a Java app), and it’s a GPL’ed app, with
The download is missing a dictionary, but if you grab
this open-source word.list file
and put it in the same directory as the exe, it’s good to go.
Oh, and yes, I thought briefly of jjc’s
but there’s no way my Mom is up for a telnet version of a word game!
Hm, and then there’s